Suicide in recently released prisoners: a case-control study.


BACKGROUND Recently released prisoners are at markedly higher risk of suicide than the general population. The aim of this study was to identify key risk factors for suicide by offenders released from prisons in England and Wales. METHOD All suicides committed by offenders within 12 months of their release from prison in England and Wales, between 2000… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0033291709991048


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@article{Pratt2010SuicideIR, title={Suicide in recently released prisoners: a case-control study.}, author={D. Pratt and Louise F. Appleby and M. Piper and Richard I. Webb and Janet M. Shaw}, journal={Psychological medicine}, year={2010}, volume={40 5}, pages={827-35} }